Circular Economy Congress

26 May
Talks Arena

The construction sector and strategies for transition towards a circular economic model based on reducing, reusing and recycling waste.

We are counting on the Circular Economy Foundation as a curator of the Congress.

speakers

  • David Garcia
    DAVID GARCÍA. Project Coordinator, Tecnalia Research & Innovation Foundation.

    "Innovative solutions for the recovery of raw materials from construction and demolition waste. HISER project".

  • MICHAEL MORADIELLOS
    MICHAEL MORADIELLOS. Lateral Thinking Factory Consulting.

    "Urban projects on the circular economy".

  • BEGOÑA lEYVA
    BEGOÑA LEYVA. Director for the Environment of the National Construction Confederation (CNC).

     

  • JOSE JIMENEZ JOAQUIN
    JOSÉ JOAQUÍN JIMÉNEZ PORTELA. President of the Spanish Federation of Construction and Demolition Waste Recovery Associations (Valoriza RCD).

     

+ Eco-design
+ Innovation boost
+ Reduce, Reuse and Recycle
+ New opportunities
How the construction sector needs to go from a linear economic model based on producing, consuming and eliminating to a circular model based on reducing, reusing and recycling waste.

The major themes

TRACKS

Circular Economy

The circular economy as a generator of employment.

TRACKS

Deconstructed

Design of ‘products' to be deconstructed. The circular economy turns waste into raw materials, the paradigm of the system of the future.

TRACKS

New opportunities

New opportunities for economic growth and promoting innovation.

TRACKS

Economic results

Improving economic results while reducing the consumption of resources.

TRACKS

Climate change

Climate change and the environmental impact of the use of resources.

TRACKS

Eco-design

How to integrate environmental impacts from the conception of a product through its entire lifecycle.

TRACKS

The three Rs (3R)

Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. The rule of the three Rs (3R).

CURATOR

We are counting on the Circular Economy Foundation as a curator of the Congress.

Barcelona Building Construmat is organized in 4 Arenas:

Industry

Arena

Main exhibition space representing the sector's entire value chain.

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Future

Arena

A dynamic and experiential format where visitors can access the sector's main international advances.

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Talks

Arena

A discussion forum for understanding the future as an opportunity for growth

The topics

Meetings

Arena

New networking formats to promote new business opportunities and internationalisation.

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